Reporting to the Facilities Manager, the Plumber II provides all services to maintain, repair, install, and replace any piping, fixtures, and drains associated with the plumbing and heating systems of Temple University. The Plumber II is also responsible for inspecting, installing, repairing, and replacing pipes, fittings, and plumbing fixtures to maintain heating, water, gas, and drainage systems for all campus locations. Performs other duties as assigned.Required Education and Experience:Philadelphia Journeyman Plumber’s license, completion of an accredited apprenticeship, and five years of recent commercial plumbing experience. An equivalent combination of education and experience may be considered. Required Skills and Abilities:*Thorough knowledge of all aspects of the plumbing trade.*Tertiary technical ability in electrical, HVAC, carpentry, steam fitting, and pumps.*Must have a valid Driver’s License.*Ability to drive around and between campuses to transport tools and equipment.*Ability to be a team player and work towards common goals in a timely and constructive manner.*Capable of prioritizing urgent projects and working in a fast-paced and challenging work environment.*Capacity to work independently with minimal supervision.This position requires a background check.Temple University values diversity and is committed to equal opportunity for all persons regardless of age, color, disability, ethnicity, marital status, national origin, race, religion, sex, sexual orientation, veteran status or any other status protected by law.In accordance with the City of Philadelphia's COVID-19 mandate, all Temple University students, faculty, staff, and contractors must be fully vaccinated before receiving authorization to work unless they have a medical or religious exemption approved by the University. An individual is considered fully vaccinated two (2) weeks following the second dose of the Pfizer or Moderna vaccine or two (2) weeks following a single dose of the Johnson & Johnson vaccine. Individuals who do not meet the University's vaccination or exemption requirement will be prohibited from working until proof of full vaccination or an exemption is requested and approved. For more information, visit the University's Vaccines web page at https://www.temple.edu/coronavirus/vaccines.Compliance Statement: In the performance of their functions as detailed in the position description employees have an obligation to avoid ethical, legal, financial and other conflicts of interest to ensure that their actions and outside activities do not conflict with their primary employment responsibilities at the institution. Employees are also expected to understand and be in compliance with applicable laws, University and employment policies and regulations, including NCAA regulations for areas and departments which their essential functions cause them to interact.To obtain additional information about Temple University please visit our website at www.temple.edu. Temple University's Annual Security and Fire Safety Report contains statistics, policies, and procedures related to campus safety and can be found at: https://safety.temple.edu/reports-logs/annual-security-reportYou may request a copy of the report by calling Temple University’s Campus Safety Services at 215-204-7900.
Primary Location: Pennsylvania-Philadelphia-Main Campus-Facilities Management
Employee Status: Regular